The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 51 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 305 390 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.95% 5.80% 6.01%
As % of the General category 13.48% 15.52% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 194 199 284
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2263 2513 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.74% 37.35% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 1951 2326
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,125 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region.

Retail Salary Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in the North West

Retail
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 243 £45,000 +4.65% 35
Cheshire -32 21 £37,500 -16.66% 13
Lancashire +11 20 £40,000 +60.00% 8
Merseyside -9 12 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Retail.

1 229 (35.67%) Finance
2 194 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (19.31%) Project Management
4 121 (18.85%) E-Commerce
5 111 (17.29%) SQL
6 108 (16.82%) Banking
7 104 (16.20%) Manufacturing
8 103 (16.04%) HTML
9 99 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 99 (15.42%) Degree
10 91 (14.17%) CSS
11 82 (12.77%) JavaScript
12 80 (12.46%) SAP
13 79 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
14 78 (12.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 78 (12.15%) Microsoft
15 72 (11.21%) Scrum
16 71 (11.06%) Publishing
17 63 (9.81%) XML
17 63 (9.81%) PRINCE2
18 60 (9.35%) Windows
19 58 (9.03%) Business Analysis
20 57 (8.88%) Oracle
21 54 (8.41%) Analytics
22 52 (8.10%) TDD
23 51 (7.94%) Logistics
23 51 (7.94%) WebSphere
23 51 (7.94%) IBM
24 50 (7.79%) Java
24 50 (7.79%) SDLC

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (7.94%) WebSphere
2 26 (4.05%) SAS
3 21 (3.27%) CMS
4 15 (2.34%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.18%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
8 5 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.62%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.62%) Commerce Server
9 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) Apache
11 1 (0.16%) JBoss
11 1 (0.16%) nginx
11 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 45 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.05%) MS Project
3 15 (2.34%) MS Office
4 8 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.25%) SPSS
5 7 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.47%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (5.30%) Magento
2 12 (1.87%) SAP PP
2 12 (1.87%) SAP SD
3 11 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.71%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.71%) SAP FI
3 11 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (1.71%) SAP PM
4 8 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.31%) BASE24
6 2 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.12%) Adobe Analytics
3 12 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.09%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.47%) SaaS
7 2 (0.31%) Office 365
7 2 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.16%) AdWords
8 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.12%) FTP
2 9 (1.40%) Firewall
3 7 (1.09%) SAN
3 7 (1.09%) VoIP
4 6 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (0.78%) LAN
6 4 (0.62%) DNS
6 4 (0.62%) WAN
7 3 (0.47%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.47%) Wireless
8 2 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.31%) DHCP
8 2 (0.31%) HTTP
8 2 (0.31%) Internet
8 2 (0.31%) MPLS
8 2 (0.31%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.31%) SSL
8 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.36%) Big Data
3 18 (2.80%) MySQL
4 17 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.18%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.02%) DB2
8 9 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (0.78%) QlikView
12 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.62%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 30 (4.67%) JIRA
1 30 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (4.36%) LSMW
3 25 (3.89%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.80%) Subversion
5 10 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.93%) JUnit
8 5 (0.78%) MSI
8 5 (0.78%) Wise Package Studio
9 4 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.62%) Selenium
10 3 (0.47%) Ant
10 3 (0.47%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.47%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.47%) Mockito
11 2 (0.31%) Grunt
11 2 (0.31%) JBehave
11 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.31%) MorphX
General
1 229 (35.67%) Finance
2 108 (16.82%) Banking
3 104 (16.20%) Manufacturing
4 71 (11.06%) Publishing
5 39 (6.07%) Marketing
6 31 (4.83%) Billing
7 23 (3.58%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.96%) Retail Banking
9 16 (2.49%) Aerospace
10 14 (2.18%) Local Government
11 13 (2.02%) Games
12 11 (1.71%) General Ledger
13 8 (1.25%) Legal
14 6 (0.93%) Electronics
15 5 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.78%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.62%) Advertising
17 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.31%) Back Office
18 2 (0.31%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (23.52%) Analyst
2 108 (16.82%) Developer
3 79 (12.31%) Consultant
4 65 (10.12%) Business Analyst
5 61 (9.50%) Project Manager
6 52 (8.10%) SAP Consultant
7 39 (6.07%) IT Manager
7 39 (6.07%) Logistics Consultant
7 39 (6.07%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 35 (5.45%) Graduate
9 25 (3.89%) SAP MM Consultant
9 25 (3.89%) SAP SD Consultant
9 25 (3.89%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 21 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (3.12%) IT Project Manager
11 20 (3.12%) Senior Developer
12 19 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
13 17 (2.65%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 17 (2.65%) Junior
13 17 (2.65%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (16.04%) HTML
2 91 (14.17%) CSS
3 63 (9.81%) XML
4 45 (7.01%) .NET
4 45 (7.01%) jQuery
5 44 (6.85%) EDI
6 43 (6.70%) HTML5
7 35 (5.45%) JSON
8 33 (5.14%) WCF
9 26 (4.05%) CSS3
10 23 (3.58%) AngularJS
11 21 (3.27%) Web Services
12 16 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (2.18%) ASP.NET
13 14 (2.18%) RESTful
14 11 (1.71%) Ajax
14 11 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (1.71%) EJB
14 11 (1.71%) React
14 11 (1.71%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.67%) User Experience
4 20 (3.12%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.80%) iPad
6 16 (2.49%) Life Science
7 12 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.71%) Credit Risk
8 11 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.56%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.40%) EPoS
10 9 (1.40%) FMCG
10 9 (1.40%) Statistics
11 8 (1.25%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.09%) Economics
12 7 (1.09%) Physics
12 7 (1.09%) Psychology
13 5 (0.78%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.78%) TRADACOMS
13 5 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.35%) Windows
2 34 (5.30%) Linux
3 18 (2.80%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.71%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.56%) Android
5 10 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.93%) Windows 2000
8 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.78%) CentOS
9 5 (0.78%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.47%) Unix
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (19.31%) Project Management
3 121 (18.85%) E-Commerce
4 99 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (12.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 72 (11.21%) Scrum
7 63 (9.81%) PRINCE2
8 58 (9.03%) Business Analysis
9 54 (8.41%) Analytics
10 52 (8.10%) TDD
11 51 (7.94%) Logistics
12 50 (7.79%) SDLC
13 49 (7.63%) ITIL
14 48 (7.48%) Integration Testing
15 45 (7.01%) Risk Management
16 43 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (6.07%) BDD
18 36 (5.61%) Web Development
19 35 (5.45%) MVC
19 35 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 111 (17.29%) SQL
2 82 (12.77%) JavaScript
3 50 (7.79%) Java
4 41 (6.39%) ABAP
5 33 (5.14%) C#
5 33 (5.14%) T-SQL
6 28 (4.36%) PHP
7 18 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 12 (1.87%) C
9 10 (1.56%) Python
10 9 (1.40%) C++
10 9 (1.40%) VBA
10 9 (1.40%) XPath
11 5 (0.78%) VB
11 5 (0.78%) VBScript
12 3 (0.47%) Jython
12 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.47%) X++
13 2 (0.31%) Ruby
13 2 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 99 (15.42%) Degree
2 20 (3.12%) ISEB
3 13 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (1.87%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.56%) PMP
5 10 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (1.40%) CISSP
7 7 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.93%) CISM
9 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.78%) SANS
10 4 (0.62%) CCNA
10 4 (0.62%) GIAC
10 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.47%) CCNP
11 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.67%) QA
2 24 (3.74%) SLA
3 20 (3.12%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.47%) Basel III
6 3 (0.47%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 7816
7 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (0.78%) XenApp
4 2 (0.31%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (2.80%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (0.78%) AppDNA
2 5 (0.78%) SCCM
3 3 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (12.46%) SAP
2 78 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 57 (8.88%) Oracle
4 51 (7.94%) IBM
5 28 (4.36%) Google
6 26 (4.05%) Adobe
7 25 (3.89%) ATG
8 23 (3.58%) hybris
9 20 (3.12%) HP
10 19 (2.96%) VMware
11 9 (1.40%) Cisco
12 7 (1.09%) Apple
12 7 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.09%) GFI Software
12 7 (1.09%) Juniper
12 7 (1.09%) Tableau
13 6 (0.93%) Citrix
14 5 (0.78%) AppSense
14 5 (0.78%) BMC
14 5 (0.78%) GoldenSource
Stockport, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Pension and holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: 25-28k per year + additional £15k commission
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + leading benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + MARKET LEADING BENEFITS
Posted: 14 days ago
Altrincham
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Runcorn
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £32500 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago